Senior Analyst, IT Financial Risk Management - Corporate Applications
Accounting, Finance & Accounting in San Francisco, CA
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We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the Role
The Senior IT Risk Analyst, Corporate Applications will be focused on coordinating and building a world class IT risk management program for Uber’s finance function, working with the other arms of the finance risk and controls team to develop an integrated risk and controls program to respond to existing and emerging risks.
The role will work closely with internal and external stakeholders, interacting on a day to day basis with IT Internal audit team, business process owners and the Finance Technology (FinTech) team to rationalize and automate Uber’s financial controls environment. The successful applicant will have demonstrated IT systems processes and IT internal controls experience related to financial applications.
What You’ll Do
Build and maintain relationships across Finance and the wider business, Internal Audit, external audit and other external stakeholders to drive effective financial risk management,.
Understand and manage emerging risks through early detection and adopt preventative measures to manage them.
Work with FinTech and process owners to improve efficiency of control environment through implementation of automation and process improvement
Bridge gaps between IT controls and business controls, including ITGC's and automated business controls. Work with IA to ensure complete control environment is managed
Work with emerging business lines to understand risk profile and ensure an appropriate control environment is established
Assist in the completion of compliance activities such as; narrative and flowchart development, risk assessments, control rationalization, management controls testing
Provide control related support and training for the team to help mitigate financial risk through fostering an effective controls environment.
Implement new process and controls in response to changes to the business environment, such as; new product introduction, changes in accounting standards, internal process changes or reorganization.
What You'll Need
Bachelor's degree (Information Systems and/or Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred)
Minimum of 3 years of IT audit (internal or external), controls, IT, compliance or risk management experience
Strong organization skills with an ability to plan and perform multiple tasks
Ability to analyze complex processes to identify potential financial, operational, systems and compliance risks across major finance cycles
Ability to effectively communicate in written and verbal form across a wide array of internal and external stakeholders, including senior management.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple complex projects concurrently, including managing a team
Ability to thrive in environments of uncertainty
Bonus Points if
Experience with SOX readiness assessments and control implementation
Big 4 accounting firm and/or internet/ technology industry experience
Demonstrated project management experience (PM certification a plus)
Experience managing, monitoring and remediating deficient financial controls
Process management experience, including process redesign and optimization
Working technical knowledge of US GAAP, SEC reporting requirements, SOX requirements, including PCAOB Auditing Standard No. 5
Experience with information technology general controls and automated business process controls and concepts using both homegrown and COTS ERP systems.
Experience with Oracle R12 or another large scale ERP
About the Team
We wake up every day to help the company and our stakeholders achieve the mission of having a sound risk management framework and controls environment. We partner with Internal Audit and work very closely with Fintech and IT Eng to help them design ITGC and automated controls. We are the guides, designers and at times control implementers.
We care about Uber and we want the company to succeed on its way to IPO. We build relationships and influence our stakeholders to see importance in risk and controls. We do not fear of making mistakes, and we learn from our failures and most of all, we do the right thing!
At Uber we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Uber is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.